Welcome to Troop 97


Date Event
October 5, 2019 Rifle Merit Badge Make Up: Those who have not yet completed Rifle Merit Badge will have a chance to complete it on this morning beginning at 8:00am at Lefthanders Gun Club. A sign-up sheet is available. Please indicate the number of parents attending with you.
October 7, 2019 Webelos II Visit Night: Troop 97 will host Webelos II scouts from Packs 79 and 48. Come represent our great troop and join in promoting Troop 97 to the scouts.
October 11-13, 2019 Webelos Woods: We will be camping as a troop and providing support to the Order of the Arrow for this Webelos weekend activity. Additional details will be coming.
October 20, 2019: Popcorn Sales End

T21 Five Mile Hike: To complete the T21 hiking requirement and a few other things, we will meet at Lincoln Memorial Gardens at 1:30pm.
October 21, 2019 Popcorn Order Forms Due: Bring your order forms to the troop meeting that evening.
October 26-27, 2019 Ghostwalk Campout: Troop 97 will host our annual Ghostwalk for area Cub Scout packs. Be sure to mark your calendar and begin planning your patrol scene. Plan on camping out as the Webelos II Scouts may be joining us. We will break camp after breakfast on Sunday. The cost of this activity is $8. Two sign-up sheets are available. One for those who are camping and one for tthose who are not camping.
November 1-3, 2019 Lusk Creek Backpacking: A flyer is available for this popular T97 annual event. We will hike/camp in age groups to facilitate the various levels of learning from basic map reading to orienteering. The cost of this event is $35. A sign-up sheet is available.
November 8-9, 2019 Popcorn Pick Up: Save the date for popcorn pickup. Details for a specific pick up time and location is will be released at a later date.
November 15-16 Polar Bear Campout: Save the date. Details will be forthcoming.
November 18, 2019 2020 High Adventure – Great Smoky Mountains: deposit due
November 25, 2019 Popcorn Money Due: You MUST have your popcorn money turned in on or before this date.
December 13-14, 2019 Annual Video Game Campout: Troop 97 will hold our annual video game campout at the Camp Illinek Sailing Center. A sign-up sheet is available.
Upcoming Meetings October 7, 2019: Troop Meeting
October 14, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING – Columbus Day
October 21, 2019: Troop Meeting
October 28, 2019: Troop Meeting
November 4, 2019: Troop Meeting
November 11, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING – PLC Annual Planning Meeting
November 18, 2019: Troop Meeting
November 25, 2019: Troop Meeting